SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (WISH) – Shelbyville police have identified a couple involved in a fatal accident at Indiana Grand Racing and Casino last Friday.
Officials say the accident happened near the horse barns, when 82-year-old Richard Paulus and 81-year-old Kathlene Paulus were hooking their horse trailer to their truck.
Police say they believe Kathlene Paulus was helping her husband as he backed the truck into position. That’s when police say she became pinned between the truck and trailer.
The couple was married and have an address in Lecanto, Florida.